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Definition 1: fill or cover completely, usually with water - [verb of change]

Synonyms for submerge in the sense of this definition

(submerge is a kind of ...) cover with liquid, usually water

"The swollen river flooded the village" "The broken vein had flooded blood in her eyes"

Definition 2: cover completely or make imperceptible - [verb of contact]

Samples where submerge or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • I was drowned in work
  • The noise drowned out her speech

Synonyms for submerge in the sense of this definition

(submerge is a kind of ...) form a cover over

"The grass covered the grave"

Definition 3: put under water - [verb of contact]

Samples where submerge or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • submerge your head completely

Synonyms for submerge in the sense of this definition

(submerge is a kind of ...) thrust or throw into

"Immerse yourself in hot water"

Definition 4: sink below the surface; go under or as if under water - [verb of motion]

Synonyms for submerge in the sense of this definition

(submerge is a kind of ...) go under

"The raft sank and its occupants drowned"

(... is a kind of submerge ) plunge into water

"I was afraid to dive from the board into the pool"

(... is a kind of submerge ) be in danger of dying from submersion in a liquid and asphyxiation

"the divers saved the drowning child"

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